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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Roanoke, Roanoke Regional Airport (KROA)

Lat: 37.32°NLon: 79.97°WElev: 1175ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 20 Aug 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NNE Thaxton VA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NNE Thaxton VA
 37.44°N 79.62°W (Elev. 2631 ft)
7:30 am EDT Aug 20, 2017
10am EDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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